Monthly Archives: May 2015

Help For Abused, Neglected, or Abandoned Children Out of Immigration Status

A special immigrant juvenile (SIJ) is a child who is abused, neglected, or abandoned and who, with their family, illegally entered the United States. The law still requires that the immigrant child obtain an order from a state court making … Continue reading

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Under Divorce Agreement, Deferred Retirement Benefits Are the Same as Pension Benefits

The Maryland Court of Special Appeals has recently ruled that benefits in the deferred retirement option program are the same as pension benefits under divorce agreement, entitling the ex-wife to one-half of the marital share of ex-husband’s pension.

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